Production and Facilities Essentials Course:
Calgary to Turner Valley
As with the Oil and Gas
Essentials Course, this one day oil and gas industry field training course is designed for:
oil and gas company non technical staff (legal, land, accounting,
support personnel) and less experienced technical individuals,
b) oil and gas industry support and financial personnel (petroleum service sector, banking, investment companies, lawyers,
any group interested in learning about the oil and gas industry
Production and Facilities Essentials Field Course begins in Calgary and proceeds
to the Priddis / Turner Valley area for a morning of oil and gas industry drilling, facilities, processing
and transportation essentials. Following lunch, participants stop at
the historic Turner Valley Gas Plant for a tour of the site. After the Turner Valley Historical Gas
Plant Tour, participants are transported to a modern operating crude oil and / or gas processing plant / facility for a tour of the operation
and then returned back to Calgary.
During this oil and gas industry training course, participants learn
the essentials about drilling, producing,
processing, transporting and marketing crude oil and natural gas
resources in Western Canada. Drilling topics include oil and gas well drilling technologies including
horizontal drilling and well completion and stimulation technologies including
hydraulic fracturing and frac technology. Production processes are discussed
including artifical lift techonologies and unrefined and processed petroleum product
transportation. Processing plant technologies include separator basics,
dehydration units, compressors, heat exchangers,
oil treators and absorption technology are discussed as is sour natural gas and
sour crude oil (H2S) extraction, handling and processing. Participants
will also gain insight into the impact changing technology has had throughout
the years. By days end, participants will understand the basics
of drilling, processessing, transporting and marketing crude oil,
natural gas and other petroleum resources and products. The Production and Facilities Essentials
Course departs from Calgary at 8:30 am and returns at 6:00 pm.
The Production and Facilities Essentials Course is a follow up course to the
Oil and Gas Essentials Course. Though not essential, it is recommended that the
Oil and Gas Essentials Course is taken prior to the Production and
Facilities Essentials course.
Production & Facilities Essentials Course Participant Comments:
Another excellent field trip offered by GeoHistory. I'll definitely highly recommend it to colleagues and management."
" I cant't think of anything that wasn't above my expectations."
" Well organized, smoothy run - excellent overall."
" An awesome day of great learning!"
" The course was excellent and enjoyable."
" Very interesting and informative."
" Very well put together and organized."
" What an amazing tour!"
" Thank you so much for all of the easily understood material."
" Excellent course. Loved the stories and history that went with the explanations - very informative."
Course Pricing :
First 20 Participants: $535 per person
Next 5 Participants (21 to 25): $505 per person
Participants in excess of 25 : $475 per person
$535 per person
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